SEN Teaching Assistant

Posted on 25th September 2019
  • Selly Oak
  • Applications have closed.



Location: Selly Oak

Duration: Full time, long term contract

Salary: £60-£70


The School/role:

We are currently recruiting an experienced SEN teaching assistant based in Selly Oak. You will be working in a primary school along side children with a range of needs including, ASD, ADHD, SEBD, SEMH and MLD. Having experience working with these needs is essential and any restraint training (Team Teach or equivalent) would be ideal. The school is very supportive and will help you throughout your time teaching and developing students. Having a passion for teaching is very important and you will need to share the same vision as the school to ensure that every child gets the same opportunity to develop and learn.

You will be working on a full-time basis as soon as possible with the view to go permanent in the same position.

Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this position.


  • Qualified Teaching Assistant OR Relevant SEN Background
  • ASD, MLD, SEBD and SEMH experience
  • Level 1 safeguarding certificate
  • Recent school-based references
  • Valid Photo ID – Driving Licence or passport
  • Full DBS – on the update service

Balfor Recruitment is an award-winning recruiter to the public, private and non-profit sectors for temporary, contract and permanent staffing. With over 20 years of proven success within the recruitment industry we can provide specialist staff in the following areas:

  • SEN Teachers and Teaching Assistants
  • Primary Teachers and Support Staff
  • Secondary Teachers and Support Staff
  • Nursery Nurses and Nursery Assistants
  • FE Lecturers
  • Note Takers
  • BSL Signers
  • Academic Support Workers and Dyslexia Tutors

What you’ll get in return:

As well as an attractive and competitive daily rate, you will gain experience of working within a school and a good insight into the education sector. We’re extremely proud to have been assisting schools in these areas for several years. You will also join our ‘refer a friend’ scheme where you could be entitled to receive £200 in vouchers.


What you need to do now:

If you’re interested in this role then contact Callum at Balfor on 0121 260 0000 or email your CV to


You can also click “apply now” to forward an up to date copy of your CV for consideration.


If you feel this role isn’t right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Balfor are members of the REC. Candidates pay rates are in line with the AWR policy which means that after qualifying period supply teachers can be paid to scale.

Balfor Recruitment is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

Balfor Recruitment is committed to Safer Recruitment and any appointments made will be subject to employment checks including a DBS check.

Balfor Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.